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There are many great places to fish in The Silver State. For the most part, Nevada is a desert. There are rivers and lakes, many of which are surrounded by arid lands, that offer great fishing for numerous varieties of fish species. This website covers fishing at major, fresh-water lakes in the state. The lists below represent the best places to fish among the lakes we cover.

Nevada's Top-Five, Amazing Fishing Spots

From the snowy surroundings of Lake Tahoe, to the arid desert along the Colorado River lakes, anglers can fish some exceptional waters for everything from crappie to salmon. Learn more...


Most Popular Fish Species In Nevada

Whatever fresh-water fish species you enjoy pursuing, you can probably find it in one or more waters across the state. Fishing enthusiasts have the opportunity to fish for three species of bass, two species of catfish, both species of crappie, six species of trout, two species of salmon, striped bass, hybrid stripers, walleye, bluegill, white bass, perch, sunfish and several other species in Nevada waters. Learn more...


Best Bass Fishing Lakes In Nevada

Bass tend to grow big in the desert due to the long growing season. The state record largemouth is over 12 pounds, the record smallmouth is over 8 pounds and the record spotted bass is over 4 pounds. Learn more...


Top Places To Fish For Trout In Nevada

The north-western portion of the state has cold-water fisheries offering trout and salmon fishing. Rainbow, brook, brown, cutthroat, lake and golden trout are available to anglers in this part of the state. Learn more...


Best Lakes To Fish For Catfish In Nevada

Catfish grow to healthy size and numbers in fertile river systems. When those rivers flow into lakes, it creates an excellent environment for catching these cats. Learn more...


Top Places To Fish For Crappie In Nevada

Crappie populations have declined over time in the Colorado River system due to the food competition of stripers. However, these three are probably the best major lakes in the state to fish for crappie. Learn more...


Best Sunfish Fishing Lakes In Nevada

Fisheries throughout the state may offer one or more species of panfish. They are an integral part of the food chain in many lakes, and are fun to catch. In Nevada, anglers can fish for bluegill, white bass, yellow perch and three sunfish species. Learn more...


Enjoy these top spots to go fishing in Nevada

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